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Funeral Home Staff in Lebanon, TN

The first time you call Ligon & Bobo is the last time you will need to worry about handling funeral arrangements for your loved one. We pride ourselves on our continued commitment to respectful, dignified, personal service.

David Brooks

David Brooks

David L. Brooks
Co-Owner, Licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer

David was the Valedictorian of the 1988 graduating class of John A. Gupton College of Mortuary Science in Nashville. Upon graduating he successfully passed the Conference of Funeral Service Examining Boards National Board Exam and became licensed in 1988. He has been the Co-owner of Ligon & Bobo since November 1993. David and his wife Melani have two sons, Adam and John. He is a member of the Hillcrest Baptist Church, the Wilson County Fair Board, the Fiddlers Grove Foundation. He is a past member of the Wilson Bank and Trust Community Council

Walter Clark McKinney

Walter Clark McKinney
Co-Owner, Licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer

Clark is a 1989 graduate of John A. Gupton College in Nashville. He successfully passed the Conference of Funeral Service Examining Boards National Board Exam following graduation. He became licensed in 1990. He is a member of the North Carthage Missionary Baptist Church and the Hermitage Association. He is a member and Past President of the Lebanon Breakfast Rotary Club and is a Paul Harris Fellow. He was appointed by Governor Phil Bredesen in 2009 to a four year term on the State of Tennessee Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers. He served as Board President and Continuing Education Liaison in 2012. He was elected to serve a three year term on the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Funeral Directors Association in 2013.

Jason W Ligon

Jason W Ligon
Licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer

Jason is a native of Wilson County. He is a 2004 graduate of Lebanon High School and a 2006 graduate of John A. Gupton College in Nashville. After graduating he successfully passed the National Conference of Funeral Service Examining Boards National Board Exam and became licensed in 2009. Jason and his wife Amie are members of Lebanon First Baptist Church where they sing in the choir, and serve in other capacities. He is a member of the Comer Lodge #417 F & AM and serves on the Wilson County Fair Board.

Wayne Foster

Wayne Foster
Funeral Assistant *

Wayne joined our staff in 2001 after retiring from First American Bank with forty-four years service. He and his wife Carolyn have three children: Laurie (Ian) Kincaid, John (Casey)Foster and Chuck Foster and four grandchildren: Drew and Emily Kincaid, Ashley and Karli Foster. He is a member of the Gladeville United Methodist Church and is the sexton of the Caraway Cemetery in Gladeville.

(* Non Licensed )

Claudean Bissinger

Claudean Bissinger
Funeral Assistant *

Claudean joined our staff in 2009. She retired from Sun Trust Bank after thirty years of service and then worked with her late husband Charlie, in the family business, Charlie’s Tire Store. She attends Immanuel Baptist Church. She has served on the Wilson Bank and Trust Community Council, and volunteered for the American Red Cross. She has one son, Don (Mandy) Winfree; and three grandsons: Cole, Matthew and Maddux Winfree.

(* Non Licensed )

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